Legislation

18th December 2018

SI 2018/1370

SI 2018/1370. The Health and Safety (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018.  Comes into force on Brexit day.  These Regulations make minor amendments to:

Offshore Installations and Pipeline Works (Management and Administration) Regulations 1995 Offshore Installations (Prevention of Fire and Explosion, and Emergency Response) Regulations 1995 Borehole Sites and Operations Regulations 1995. Health and Safety (Safety Signs and Signals) Regulations 1996 Offshore Installations and Wells (Design and Construction, etc.) Regulations 1996 Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations 2002 Control of Artificial Optical Radiation at Work Regulations 2010 Genetically Modified Organisms (Contained Use) Regulations 2014 Offshore Installations (Offshore Safety Directive) (Safety Case etc.) Regulations 2015 Control of Major Accident Hazards Regulations 2015 Amendment of the Ionising Radiations Regulations 2017.
11th December 2018

SI 2018/1325

SI 2018/1325. The Pipe-lines, Petroleum, Electricity Works and Oil Stocking (Miscellaneous Amendments) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018. Comes into force on Brexit day.

These Regulations amend—

the Hydrocarbon Licensing Directive Regulations 1995 the Offshore Petroleum Production and Pipe-lines (Assessment of Environmental Effects) Regulations 1999 the Public Gas Transporter Pipe-line Works (Environmental Impact Assessment) Regulations 1999 the Pipe-line Works (Environmental Impact Assessment) Regulations 2000 the Hydrocarbons Licensing Directive Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2010 the Oil Stocking Order 2012 the Offshore Combustion Installations (Pollution Prevention and Control) Regulations 2013 the Petroleum Licensing (Applications) Regulations 2015 and the Electricity Works (Environmental Impact Assessment) (England and Wales) Regulations 2017
10th December 2018

SI 2018/1307

SI 2018/1307. The Conservation of Habitats and Species and Planning (Various Amendments) (England and Wales) Regulations 2018.  Comes into force 28th December. These Regulations transpose Article 6(3) of Council Directive 92/43/EEC on the conservation of natural habitats and of wild fauna and flora (“the Habitats Directive”). They amend:

Conservation of Habitats and Species Regulations 2017, the Neighbourhood Planning (General) Regulations 2012, the Town and Country Planning (Permission in Principle) Order 2017 the Town and Country Planning (Brownfield Land Register) Regulations 2017